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My mothers Will, she is 94 and wishes to change item in her Will, my brother has dementia and is in a nursing home, she wants his share of the inheritance to be for his upkeep and care. But she doesn't want his wife to get anything at all as she has his power of attorney

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Solicitor: legalgems, Attorney replied 2 years ago
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What state is this in regards ***** *****?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
NSW. My brother was sole executor to mum's Will and had all of her documents Deeds, bank books and many other things that my deceased father had given them. When my brother was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease and dementia and put in the nursing home, we requested that all of mum documents be handed back for some unknown reason she wouldn't give it back.
It took months of asking and in the end threatening with police action and a terrible argument that has split the family and has broken mum heart, she has decided on this course of action. She has a certificate from her Doctor to say that she is capable
My sister and I have been made joint executors and Power of Attorney. Because
Solicitor: legalgems, Attorney replied 2 years ago

NSW? This is the US forum- what country?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
NSW Australia
Solicitor: Daniel, Solicitor replied 2 years ago
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Hello
Can your mother not draft up a new will?

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Solicitor: Daniel, Solicitor replied 2 years ago

Sorry, by way of introduction, I am a Solicitor here in NSW.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
she can, but no one will give her advise
Solicitor: Daniel, Solicitor replied 2 years ago

Well if she signs a new will, the old one is no longer relevant, null and void.

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